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ABC
Apr 20, 2010 5:00pm EDT
street. on friday, reverend borders funeral will begin at 1:00 p.m. >>> toyota dealers already dealing with several recalls now have got another problem to fix. toyota is recalling nearly 10,000 lexus gs460s. this is the sixth recall since november. abc 2 news don harrison has more on the impact on dealers right here in maryland. >> reporter: just as toyota agreed to pay a record $16 million fine, toyota announced it will recall 94 00 lex -- 9400 lexus vehicles. they need to change a computer glitch. >> no question they've had a number of things happen all at once. >> reporter: peter kits miller is the president of the maryland automobile dealers association and understands the difficulties that dealers are under. >> we're sort of the front line people. we're the ones to take care of the problem, so the dealers have been working, you know, closely with toyota to tell them, look, we have to take care of these customers. i think they've got a process in place now to do that. >> reporter: peter says it should take an hour to make the adjustments. some consumers still aren't convinced they
HLN
Apr 8, 2010 6:00am EDT
. >> reporter: i would agree, yeah. >>> this does not look good here. a toyota executive sent an e-mail saying "we need to come clean" and it came just a few days before their big recall. jennifer, shed some light it appears on what the automaker may have known about the problem of runaway cars and when they knew it. >> also they knew this was a big deal that needed to be handled and that maybe the culture from headquarters from tokyo, well, not tokyo but from japan wasn't necessarily handling it the way it needed to be handled in the country. in new company documents uncovered an american toyota executive was writing basically to his colleagues saying "we need to come clean about the safety problems, the time to hide on this one is over." now it was sent just five days before the massive recall of millions of toyotas. the memo was obtained by the associated press. toyota has no comment on this e-mail and with all of these court cases coming up they'll probably have a lot of no comments. they're repeating, "we are already acknowledging we know we did a poor job of communicating" and they've sa
MSNBC
Apr 19, 2010 11:00am EDT
this 5-year-old. >>> still ahead, toyota paying a record fine for not alerting u.s. officials about a dangerous pedal defect. the automaker said it did not break the law. could the judge in the casey anthony trial be taken off the case? we'll tell you what's going on with that big story. man: be kind to your eyes with transitions lenses. transitions adapt to changing light so you see your whole day comfortably and conveniently while protecting your eyes from the sun. ask your eyecare professional which transitions lenses are right for you. woman: discover the protection, comfort and convenience of transitions lenses for the entire family at transitions.com/walmart or visit a walmart vision center today. and wear hats. i was always the hat guy. i can't even tell you how much it's changed my life. [ male announcer ] only rogaine is proven to regrow hair in 85% of guys. no more hats. [ male announcer ] stop losing. start gaining. no more hats. if you could see how nature made fish oil protects your heart, you'd be glad you take it. its omega 3's strengthen your cell walls so they stay
MSNBC
Apr 19, 2010 2:00pm EDT
. walmart. >>> welcome back. we're following a developing story regarding toyota. transportation department official says toyota will now recall the 2010 lexus gx 460 to address a potential problem with the suv rolling over. you might recall last week "consumer reports" issued a don't buy warning for this vehicle saying that it was susceptible to rolling over. toyota suspended sales of the suv and now it is recalling some 6,000 vehicles sold since the suv went on sale for retail around $50,000. another blow here for toyota to report to you this afternoon. >>> and senate democratic aide now says the senate will take up financial regulatory reform thursday. that is the same day president obama comes here to new york to push for reform. republicans opposed to the measure are threatening to block the senate from taking action. nbc's kelly o'donnell joins us from capitol hill. so you've got scott brown, the new senator from massachusetts, saying he will -- it seems the democrats and the president have this all hands on deck strategy. they really want to get something done and think they've got m
FOX News
Apr 15, 2010 11:00am EDT
of cars, toyota is now madly searching for answers to its latest safety problem, this with that suv. take a look at this video from consumer reports. the company is trying to figure out why it rolled over in a test, and consumer reports put out that really unusual alert about the don't buy rating for this thing. let's talk about what it means to toyota's bottom line as well. jon: a bank robber who thought he'd get away with the perfect crime until he met up with the guy behind him. a hero who foiled the bank robbery, we'll talk to him next. jane: in the heart of ak pull countero in -- acapulco, six people were killed, five hit with stray bullets, about a dozen cars shot up, the victims, none appeared to be tourists, most were innocent bystanders on the street. investigators in mexico aren't sure what led to the shooting but acapulco has seen its share of drug violence. jon: he is a pulitzer prize winning war photographer who has just updated his resume, now he is also a crime fighter, the gentleman from the beard there was standing in mine -- in line, minding his own business at a wells f
HLN
Apr 14, 2010 6:00am EDT
. detectives questioned him about the rescue and they're calling him a hero. >>> toyota is telling dealers to stop selling the new lexus gx460 for now after "consumer reports" said it is not safe. jennifer westhoven, what is the latest? >> thanks, natasha. the latest, toyota is going to temporarily stop selling this expensive suv that's been called a safety risk, asked dealers to stop selling the new 2010 lexus gx460 after "consumer reports" said don't buy it, afraid it wasn't safe enough to drive. the magazine rarely says don't buy about any kind of a car, hasn't done that in almost ten years but it was concerned. they took it through a lot of test drives and concerned on a tight turn like an exit ramp or on a turn and there was an obstacle and suddenly you had to brake there were concerns it was too likely to rollover. toyota and lexus are determined to identify and correct the issue that "consumer reports" identified." >> jennifer, thank you very much. >>> we've got brand new video of the little boy sent back to russia by his adoptive family in tennessee. the boy will celebrate his eigh
HLN
Apr 30, 2010 6:00am EDT
in the possession of former edwards aide andrew young. >>> the massive toyota recalls could lead to major changes in how your next car is made. our money expert jennifer westhoven is here. whether it's toyota or not? >> we are talking about what could be the most sweeping legislation aimed at making your car safe since the ford firestone tires fiasco about a decade ago. your next car may have brake override systems, black box ps all under this new motor vehicle safety act. they'll have hearings next week in washington. it means automakers could be hit with much bigger fines. we talked a lot about how the fines right now are barely even a slap on the wrist. currently just $16 million they're capped at. the government said, if there hadn't been a cap, it could have fined toyota $18 billion. now, of course, it probably wouldn't, right? that's crippling. they're trying to show you $16 million is nothing for a company like toyota. if the proposed new rules had been in place, toyota could have faced a fine four times higher. >> affecting all of us, whether you're driving toyota or not. >>> colombian si
HLN
Apr 17, 2010 7:00am EDT
to fly over the volcano to get a better look at what's going on. >>> we have another toyota recall to tell you about. the car maker says it is recalling about 600,000 sienna minivans. cables could snap while driving. the spare could fall into the road and become a hazard for other drivers. but only affects siennas in cold-weather states. >>> haiti's top prosecutor denies the country dropped charges against american missionaries accused of kidnapping 33 children after january's earthquake. yesterday, a spokesman told cnn the kidnapping charges against nine missionaries were dropped. but haiti's attorney general said that is incorrect. adding that a judge will decide whether a case goes to trial or not. a senior state department official also told cnn the charges were dropped. the missionary group's leader is still behind bars. >>> convicted sex offender john gardner pleaded guilty to killing a 17-year-old and a 14-year-old. in june, he is expected to get two consecutive life sentences without the possibility of parole. his plea spares him from a possible death sentence. the families
CBS
Apr 6, 2010 6:00pm EDT
on her bobblehead. that's hard for a woman to do, you know. >>> toyota responds. government slaps them with a record-breaking fine. will the automaker pay it or fight it? >>> i'm suzanne collins. a paraplegic is having to use this wheelchair which is very uncomfortable because his own whee l wheel-- wheelchair has been stolen. >>> coming up, high altitude repair work. that story as eyewitness news continues. >>> this is mark i didn't -- mark viviano. the season begins tonight for the o's. i'll talk to the team. plus, duke does a championship dance. and mcnabb lands in d.c. that's all ahead when eyewitness news continues. - at subway... - there's something for... - everyone. everyone! - so many footlongs... - are just $5. - seriously? this will make a splash. everyone loves subway $5 footlongs. so many favorites, all day, every day. subway. eat fresh. >>> 6:30. 93 degrees and partly cloudy. tiger woods is gearing up for the masters. and tiger vows that nothing has changed since his personal life put his golf game on hold. today, he wowed the crowd. >> reporter: tiger woods showed why he
CBS
Apr 16, 2010 6:00pm EDT
is almost $2 billion. >>> still to come tonight. breaking news, involving another massive toyota recall. >>> tarnished image. police release graphic new details about what happened the night a woman accused ben roethlisberger of assaulting her. >>> sexting controversy. maryland students accused of more than just spreading nude photographs of young women. >>> and a stormer night ahead. stick around for the updated first warning forecast coming up. one that's backed by a 100,000 mile powertrain warranty. and named a consumers digest best buy, two years in a row. discover malibu for yourself and see why over a thousand people a day are switching to chevy. during the spring event, qualified lessees can get a low mileage lease on this new malibu ls for around $199 a month. call for details. the switch to chevy starts at chevy dealer dot com. i'm a grass seed failure. well, i forget to water it, and the seed dries out. and once it's dry, it's dead. and once it's dead, it's just... [ male announcer ] that's why there's scotts turf builder grass seed with water smart. scotts best seed wrapped i
CBS
Apr 19, 2010 6:00pm EDT
veigh was executed in 2001. >>> problems continue to mount for automaker toyota. mary is live with the latest. >> reporter: toyota, which also owns the lexus brand will recall the 2010 lexus gx460 to address a potential problem with the suv rolling over. the recall affects about 6,000 vehicles since the suv went on sale back in december. also today, toyota agreed to pay a record $16.4 million fine for failing to properly notify federal regulators about a dangerous accelerator pedal defect. it is the largest penalty ever made by an automaker to the u.s. government. however, toyota continues to deny that it broke the law. vic, back to you. >> the penalty is connected to the january recall of more than 2 million vehicles, because of problems with stuck accelerators. >> fire investigators determined the cause of an historic fire in downtown annapolis. the cause was determined to have been a discarded cigarette. in all, four businesses were affected. they were not destroyed. but the damage estimate is 250,000 dollars. >>> baltimore's city council president is looking for new ways to raise revenue.
CBS
Apr 30, 2010 4:00pm EDT
at carmax. now more than ever the smart choice is carmax. >>> toyota's massive recalls could prompt big changes for all vehicles, under a congressional proposal, new cars and trucks would be required to have devices similar to a black box on a plane to help authorities reconstruct events leading up to a crash. they would also require safety devices. lawmakers promise to address auto safety, after toyota recalled more than 8 million vehicles worldwide. >> these days, almost anybody can use a little extra cash. sue kwon reports on one woman who is making money making products inside her own home. >> yeah, let's go. >> reporter: moni honvick's job is taking care of baby riley. but the middle schoolteacher missed a little extra income. >> i thought issue i might -- i thought, i might as well stay home. i was google surfing. >> it's a website, where everyday consumers post videos reviewing products that they have in their own home. >> well, they have different assignments that you can choose from, whether they be personal hygiene products, electronics, all sorts of different things. this raz
CNBC
Apr 19, 2010 9:00am EDT
news on toyota. just agreeing to pay a record, mark, fine. this is $16.4 million. it's to u.s. safety regulators for the government's claim it delayed a massive accelerator pedal recall in january, and again, to give some perspective, that is a very small amount for a company like toyota. most fines are relative to the reputational issues, but when you think about wall street and the fines, for example, what this may cost goldman sachs, it's always the reputational issue that's much more costly than the actual fine. >> yeah. plus, now they've got that issue with their big suv, withdrawing it from sales because of safety concerns. hasn't been a good year for toyota. >> no, it has not. well, the s.e.c. reportedly investigating other mortgage deals by wall street's biggest firms after accusing goldman sachs of fraud. now we are going to be joined by senator kay bailey hutchison, republican member of the senate banking committee. she was obviously with us last week, and well, a lot of things have happened since then. senator hutchison, good to have you with us. we appreciate it. >> thank
WETA
Apr 15, 2010 6:30pm EDT
to see the volcano firsthand. >> tom: more trouble for toyota. now, the government is looking at the stability of its lexus gx-460. that's the s.u.v. model that "consumer reports" says is a potential rollover risk, leading toyota to stop selling it. the national highway traffic safety administration says it is already working on its tests. this is the latest problem in an ongoing saga for toyota. the japanese auto maker has until monday to respond to a proposed $16 million government fine for hiding defects that caused its vehicles to suddenly accelerate. >> susie: today's the day, the deadline for taxes. federal returns have to be postmarked by midnight. but kevin mccormally says don't stress out because the calendar says april 15. he's editorial director at kiplinger's personal finance, and he has a few more tax tips before the big deadline. tonight-- why you may not have to worry at all about today's deadline. >> with just a few hours to go before the tax deadline, i want to remind anyone struggling to finish a 1040, or that wonderful little form 4868 that pushes the deadli
HLN
Apr 19, 2010 12:00pm EDT
. >> the military says a u.s. soldier was killed during the assault when a helicopter ended up crashing. >>> toyota agrees to pay a record fine, but its problems are not over. why the fallout from its sticking accelerator recall is only the beginning. >>> real estate developer donald trump is known for saying exactly what he thinks. so what does he think about the real estate market and the economy in general? cnnmoney.com poppy harlow said down to kind of pick his brain. i think we sometimes forget that he did make some money in real estate because we just think of him as a personality now. >> a lot of it. not just the one saying "you're fired" on the apprentice. we talked. it was a long talk about the economy, jobs, housing and the recovery. he spoke in depth that the fear of the fall of commercial real estate, office buildings, et cetera, could be worse than the decline of the housing market. he address that had and more. take a quick look. >> in terms of commercial real estate in general, the fear is that it will be worse than the housing fallout. do you think that's possible? >> i don't think
HLN
Apr 29, 2010 6:00am EDT
's interesting. >>> toyota is now recalling cars because of a deceleration problem. jennifer westhoven, good morning. this is the toyota sequoyah suv. you come to a stop sign, and you go to hit the gas, and the acceleration is not catching. this is for the 2003 models. if you have one, contact your toyota dealer for repairs. >>> let's check your family finances two new resources. the new york stock exchange has a site called money sense for advice for saving for retirement, taking out a loan, creating a household budget. maybe if you don't have a 401(k), you may feel i don't know where to go on the web to learn these things. here's something for when you want to teach your kids financial lessons. they are making a e ing ing a cd warren buffett secret millionaires club. he has simple lessons kids could learn. he says things like derivatives are weapons of mass destruction. >> he's classic for the one lines. >> they there will be 26 episodes that will be online to help kids form good money habits. back to you. >> kids of all ages. we can all tune in. >>> the other woman in the john edwards sca
HLN
Apr 12, 2010 6:00am EDT
to about 10%. >>> u.s. safety officials are saying just so you know, they could have fined toyota more than $13 billion. meaning that's how much the fine could have been if there hadn't been a cap on that. the law does cap the fines of 16 million, you may remember that federal officials, the nhtsa, did fine toyota $16 million. a lot less, $16 billion, though, they're saying is what it could have been. now the agency is also saying it's considering a second fine because, according to it, it says there were two separate defects in gas pedals. toyota says it has taken steps to improve communication so it wouldn't be on the hook for that fine, susan. basically what they said was, they found out about it. they're supposed to tell the government five days. they waited two months is what the government says happened. >> all righty. jen, thank you for that. appreciate it. >>> if you've done it lately, you know moving can be a pain, a chore. but it can be even more daunting for older folks. stephanie elam tells us about a company that takes the heavy lifting out of the process in this "small busines
HLN
Apr 13, 2010 6:00am EDT
this morning an urgent warning about another toyota vehicle. "consumer reports" says the new lexus gx-460 is not safe and you should not buy it. jennifer westhoven is looking out for you. >> it is very rare for "consumer reports" to say anything like that, that's so, you know, it almost sounds inflammatory, don't buy it. you rarely see that. often they'll say we don't recommend it, or we like this better. but that's what it's saying about the 2010 lexus gx460, says it can tip over during a turn if you're on an exit ramp because there's a problem with the electronic stability control. only about 5,000 have been sold so far. we have been trying to contact lexus early this morning for some kind of a response. they did talk to the detroit free press so lex success saying "we take a serious look at this and appreciate "consumer reports" bringing it to our attention." they're saying it does exceed all federal safety requirements. we'll keep an eye on that one. >> a lot of recalls lately. thanks so much, jen. >>> two astronauts from the space shuttle "discovery" are doing their last space walk o
CNBC
Apr 1, 2010 12:00pm EDT
that is not such good news is we're in the middle of a war right now. toyota set off the war a month ago because they had to get their numbers back. now everybody had to pile in and the big question here is whether they're pulling ahead sales that won't be there too month from now or getting loyal buyers to come in and spend some money. >> what do you make of that alex merkel? they may be pulling buyers forward and selling the deal, not the car. >> there's probably some buyers that are being pulled forward but at this time last year incentives like these would have fallen on deaf ears. what we're seeing right now and what i believe is we're seeing a turn in the auto industry that is sustainable. we'll see job numbers and we're going to see, we have stabilization in the labor markets and the job numbers are going to look really good tomorrow and as we see stabilization in the labor markets, that is the inflection point. that is where the auto sales start to make their turn. ford has not jumped into the incentive band wagon and still had a 34% increase in sales. so, very good numbers. >> in north
CNBC
Apr 8, 2010 9:00am EDT
this time. >>> moving on, it could be the smoking gun attorneys suing toyota needed. an internal e-mail obtained by cnbc showing a senior toyota executive warned the automaker to "come clean" about faulty accelerator pedals. phil lebeau covers the auto beat and just about everything else for cnbc, is live in chicago. phil? >> reporter: and david, this is the so-called smoking gun memo, although that might be overstating it a bit. it was a memo send by irv miller, who retired from toyota, a lead executive of toyota, from january 16th. here's the note in the memo getting the attention, revolving around whether or not they should alert the authorities about pedal defects. it says, "the time to hide on this is over. we need to come clean, and i believe that jim lentz and yoshi inaba were on the way to d.c. for meetings with nhtsa to discuss optioned." the so-called "come clean" e-mail sent five days before nhtsa was alerted of a recall from toyota of 2.3 million vehicles with faulty gas pedals. remember, last week, toyota was fined $16.4 million by the d.o.t. because it was slow in ena
WETA
Apr 28, 2010 6:30pm EDT
since buffett bought the railroad. another recall for toyota, this time it's sequoia s.u.v.s. 50,000 vehicles bought in early 2003 are being recalled to fix a software glitch that causes a delay when accelerating. the recall comes nearly a year and a half after safety regulators began looking at the problem. toyota says there have been no reported injuries or accidents due to the issue. dealers have been notified and about half of the recalled vehicles have already been repaired. >> tom: a first of its kind energy project got the green light today from uncle sam. a 130 turbine wind farm in the waters off cape cod, massachusetts is scheduled to start construction later this year. the $1 billion facility is expected to produce enough electricity to power 400,000 homes. german conglomerate siemens will supply the turbines. opponents say the project will endanger marine life and commerce in the area, they plan a lawsuit to stop it. >> susie: for the past few years, the home furnishings sector has gotten hammered, especially high end chains like ethan allen. but the company is showing
CBS
Apr 25, 2010 10:30am EDT
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FOX News
Apr 15, 2010 6:00am EDT
. >> exactly. let's do a couple of headlines on a thursday. toyota says it's conducting safety tests on all s. u.v.'s after "consumer reports" issues a rare do not buy rating warning that the 2010 lexus could roll over. temporary has temporarily suspended sales of the s.u.v. and a recall is being considered. they are testing the s.u.v. and working to correct the stability problem. toyota is trying to avoid the criticism it faced earlier when it was accused of not acting quickly over the gas pedal and other problems. president obama isn't getting very far selling his financial reform bill to congressional republicans, at least. after a meeting to the white house on the topic, senate minority leader mitch mcconnell said the president was simply creating an ongoing bailout system. >> if you look at it carefully, it will lead to endless taxpayer bailout of wall street banks. that is clearly not the direction the american people would like for us to go. >> and house minority leader john behnor complained that if it was his goal, that isn't the way to do it. >> in a time when small businesses are
ABC
Apr 4, 2010 10:00am EDT
, which in my mind if you're a pr person, they handled it worse than toyota handled their recall situation, much worse than toyota handled their recall situation and farther worse characteristics. i was an altar boy, grew up in catholic schools went to catholic school, went to catholic college, am i catholic, and to me there is a ton of great, wonderful priests and bishops and i think the pope has tried to handle it in a forthright way more so than john paul did and what happened. the problem is -- and i agree with karen, the problem is it's an institutional problem. it's an institution that in my view has grown so big and so unwieldy and now only feeds itself. only serves to feed its own self and forgot about the flock, the billion people out there that are catholics, what christ's mission was 2,000 years ago which was not to create an institution based in rome that serves -- that is only there to serve the priests or serve the bishops but is to serve the flock, so at a time of easter, i believe that we have to have some serious renewal of that institution in many ways like it happened 70
HLN
Apr 20, 2010 6:00am EDT
's forecast looks better. >>> toyota is announcing another recall, it is a 2010 lexus gx460, which "consumer reports" said could roll over when you make a high speed turn. toyota insists the luxury suv is still save as long as you take the turn slowly. a software update will fix the problem. for more information about g to cnn.com/rob cnn.com/robin. >>> arizona has just passed one of the toughest immigration bills in the country. it still needs the governor's signature but it would basically require officers to check the documents of anyone that they suspect might be in the u.s. illegally. correspondent richard lui, the critics say that this is legal racial profiling. >> what they do is believe these critics do, it leaves it up to the officers to basically make the determination if one looks like they're an an illegal citizen. alejandra gomez is afraid all latinos will be a target of police harassment if the government signs this bill into law >> right now the way things are being targeted is that all latinos are undocumented and that's absolutely not true. i'm a citizen and i'm if i'm pulle
MSNBC
Apr 6, 2010 1:00pm EDT
falling from shelves and hear a person screaming in spanish. >>> toyota executives are weighing their options after being slapped with a fine. the transportation will make toyota pay $16.4 million because they did not tell consumers quickly enough about the gas pedals. >>> trouble at the top, senate democratic leader harry reid is down playing political obstacles in nevada while michael steele is trying to diffuse speculation that he's on the way out. joining us now, bob shrum and pat buchanan. first, to you, bob. harry reid, the numbers are just awful. he claims he's being hurt by the economy, that he's doing fine, but when you look at him against any republican alternative, he's getting clobbered. >> he's going to have a tough race. he has a lot of strengths in that state, but the real question, this isn't about just harry reid. it's about the whole midterm, is where does the economy go next month and the month after that. if we see jobs continue to pick up and people feel better about the economy, democrats are going to do better, republicans are going to have to put some of
CBS
Apr 6, 2010 5:00pm EDT
the source of what was recorded. >>> toyota is weighing the openings after getting hit with multi-million dollar fines. they are seeking the maximum penalty. they say toyota knew it had problems with sticky gas pedals in late december. but didn't tell the government until january. the car maker has to admit to wrongdoing or fight it and risk more bad publicity. >>> obama administration will give $3,000 for moving expenses to homeowners who complete a short sale or agree to turn over the deed of the property to the lender. it's for homeowners who are in financial trouble but don't qualify for the administration's $75 billion mortgage modication program. >>> an east baltimore school is recognized as one of the greenest in the country. so green, it is up for a $15,000 prize. andrea fujii explains in tonight's school watch, where they're depending on your online vote. jazz call -- >> reporter: call it compost 101. kids from hampstead hill elementary all make compost piles frvment growing to main-- piles. from growing to maintaining. >> we pull weeds and plant plants. >> we try to make
CBS
Apr 19, 2010 5:00pm EDT
. >>> toyota agrees to pay a multimillion-dollar government fine. but still contends it did not break the law. the $16.4 million penalty is for failing to notify u.s. authorities about a dangerous accelerator defect. toyota recalled over 2 million vehicles in january because of the problem. also today, the automaker recalled its 2010 lexus gx460 because of potential rollover problems. >> and the state's un. . ment -- unemployment rate seems locked at nearly 8% hundreds flocked to the fifth regiment armory today. the jobs there may signal an economic turnaround for maryland. >> the job search for brian cozart began last mont. month. he retired military x. searches online every day. wait suggest the hardest part. >> it's definitely time to get back out is there. >> reporter: but he has company and competition. much of it showed up at theam job fair, hosted by elijah cummings. cummings says all of the employees have positions. >> there are a lot of people feeling a sense of hopelessness. and the last thing i wanted to do was to have people come out here, employers, claiming to offer jobs who don
CBS
Apr 28, 2010 4:00pm EDT
assured investors that an economic recovery is in place. >> reporter: toyota is recalling 50,000 sequoia suvs from the model year. they say they need to upgrade the electronic stablizing system. without the upgrade, the vehicle may slow down unintentionally. since october, toyota has recalled more than 8 million vehicles due to brake and acceleration issues. >>> a decline, the company says it will be adding its instant messaging services, icq to a russian service. they have been trying to reinvent itself since splitting with time warner last year. >>> 41 metro areas shows an annual drop in unemployment in march. the cities with the lowest rates of unemployment, include new orleans, oklahoma city, and washington, d.c. for more news, go to cbs money watch.com. in new york, i'm farnoosh torabi. >>> if you need to talk out your troubles, you may want to listen to your dog, instead of your spouse. one-third of married women whoon pets say their animals are better listeners than their husband. 18% of married men actually feel the same way. researchers believe it's because pets provide uncondit
CNBC
Apr 1, 2010 9:00am EDT
to 11,000. >>> and the tale of two automakers. toyota and ford are both expected to post monthly sales profits. and whether you're waiting for a shipment or waiting online, the ipad frenzy is under way. we'll check all the hype, next on cnbc. ♪ as you can see, this isn't your typical midwestern farm. the reason lies six thousand miles away... in japan, where a producer of specialty eggs needed corn for feed... grown to precise standards. cargill identified the producer's needs, then introduced an illinois farmer to grow the exact corn needed... and developed a system to ship it separately, connecting the farmer with a japanese customer... who was very appreciative. this is how cargill works with customers. most people try to get rid of algae, and we're trying to grow it. the algae are very beautiful. they come in blue or red, golden, green. algae could be converted into biofuels... that we could someday run our cars on. in using algae to form biofuels, we're not competing with the food supply. and they absorb co2, so they help solve the greenhouse problem, as well. we're making a big
FOX News
Apr 1, 2010 11:00am EDT
. tomorrow -- five weeks. tomorrow will see the key march employment numbers come out, and toyota sales are booming in japan, up 50% last month. ford sales in china and local partners there, they jumped about 84% in the first quarter. let's get to eric bolling from fbn. what's going on here? >> well, initial claims which is the weekly number, they dropped 6,000 so that means 6,000 fewer people than the last week applied for unemployment insurance. that's the good news. a little bit more good news, tomorrow it looks like most analysts and most economists expect jobs to be created for the month of march. that's only the second time a month had job creation and last time was a year ago march, 64,000 jobs were created, and we've seen just month after month of job losses. so tomorrow the expectation is anywhere between 175,000 jobs created and 200,000 jobs created. the other piece of good news. now a little bit of the bad news, a lot of that job creation tomorrow ising with attributed -- being attributed to two major factors. number one, the census. the census has hired hundreds and hundreds
FOX News
Apr 19, 2010 9:00am EDT
for you. with regards to toyota, folks. the hammer is falling on them after the slow reaction to the accelerator issue, that prompted major recall that seems to be going on and on and on and now another half million vehicles, are subject to yet another recall. we're finding out. bill: and, a dramatic political maneuver by florida's governor charlie crist in the works, could he think of changing political parties? are you receiving a payout from a legal settlement or annuity over 10 or even 20 years? call imperial structured settlements. the experts at imperial can convert your long-term payout into a lump sum of cash today. úñçqç?p>p nature knows just how much water vegetables need. so, to turn those vegetables into campbell's condensed soup, we don't boil it down, our chefs just add less water from the start. ♪ so many, many reasons ♪ it's so m'm! m'm! good! ♪ bill: toyota is about to take the lumps, and it will cost them money, too, agreeing to pay $16 million to the u.s. government for delaying the recall. that recall which settled a gas pedal defect affecting 2
MSNBC
Apr 19, 2010 10:00am EDT
bludgeoning him. he did manage to grab some money from the register. >>> the transportation fined toyota $16.4 million, the largest amount allowed by the law for withholding information on unexpected acceleration in their vehicles due to defective gas pedals. while officials say they are accepting the responsibility paying the penalty, toyota is not expected to admit wrongdoing. >>> astronauts aboard the shuttle "discovery" will have to wait another day to return home. nasa canceled the second and last attempt for a landing at the kennedy space center today. the shuttle is returning from a mission to resupply and service the international space center. this is one of nasa's final shuttle flights before it retires its fleet in september. >>> right now on msnbc we have a weather channel look at the ash movement from volcano in iceland. more live reports on the impact on your travel coming up. >>> plus how former president bill clinton thinks his wife would do as the next supreme court justice. clinton one-on-one with our own luke russert just ahead. [ woman ] nine iron, it's almost tee-time. t
ABC
Apr 12, 2010 2:05am EDT
consumption to avoid the disease. >>> federal regulators are considering a second fine against toyota for failing to notify the government about defective accelerators in a timely manner. they say because the accelerator pedals involved in the recall exhibited two separate defects, two separate remedies may be necessary. toyota has already been fined a record $16.4 million. >>> a senator charles schumer's taking aim at airlines charging a fee for carry-on luggage calling the idea a slap in the face to travelers. the new york lawmaker is asking the treasury department to rule that carry-ons are a travel necessity which would make them exempt from extra fees. schumer says if the treasury department fails to act, he plans to introduce legislation. he thinks people have to take their medicine, that sort of thing, it's sort of crucial they're allowed to take big carry-ons. >> it could set a precedent if this goes forward. >> people are going to start shoving stuff under the seat now, it will be a mess. >>> here's your monday forecast. another stormy day out west. heavy rain from l.a. to sa
CNBC
Apr 1, 2010 3:00pm EDT
higher. >>> incentive war led by toyota helping increasing sales. we'll fill you in on the numbers. >>> let's look at how the market finished for a week. prime merica went public. they're ringing the closing bell. they certainly did create a lot of spark of excitement down here. accelerating at the close. no down we saw money moving into the market in the afternoon hours. it was stronger at the open, gave up much of the games. 10,927 last trade on the blue chip average. nasdaq was also high ir, fractional move there. >> a little more volatility we've. that's a good thing, up as much as -- and let's look at the positive points here today in the first trading day of the zk. pricing their ipo, and
CNBC
Apr 23, 2010 3:00pm EDT
that toyota may report an operating profit of 40 billion yen. and that is 2.5 times what they originally forecast coming on the back of reduced costs and weaker yen. >>> well, our next guest is seeing signs is of exhaustion in risk appetite. he is now seeing a one-month lag between the baltic index, and selected commodities. this could in turn result in a decline in commodity currencies versus the u.s. dollar. for more on the decline of the baltic index, we bring in the chief market strategist with cmc markets. always good to have you on the program, and welcome back. >> thank you for having me, maria. >> let's talk about the correlation by tween the baltic dry index and commodities and what does it tell you and why is this index so critical from your standpoint? >> yes, maria, the baltic dry index is a cost of shipping goods, and materials and non-fuel, but we have to be careful before we talk about it further. we have to say that the cost of these ships is not only a factor of the demand, but also of the supply and of the availability of ships, but having said that, this cost as we hav
MSNBC
Apr 16, 2010 1:00pm EDT
... in every tasty bite -- frrrrrrosted mini-wheeeeats! didn't know i had it in me. if toyota gets credit for being the most fuel efficient car company in america, well, then how do you explain all this? chevy malibu, cobalt, silverado, and the all-new equinox. compare them to anyone. may the best car win. right now, walmart has rolled back prices on top lawn care brands like poulan pro, brute by briggs & stratton, pennington, scotts and spectracide. along with thousands of others all over the store. it's rollback time! save money. live better. walmart. [ male announcer ] competition... it pushes us to work harder. to be better. to win. but sometimes even rivals realize they share a common goal. america's beverage companies have removed full-calorie soft drinks from schools, reducing beverage calories by 88%. together with schools, we're helping kids make more balanced choices every day. ♪ >>> how is president obama doing? he's up one day, down the next. his popularity measured in polls and sound bites. is he getting a little frustrated by the constant temperature taking? you be the jud
CBS
Apr 22, 2010 5:00pm EDT
eyewitness news. >> the house has lead passed its own version of financial overhaul legislation. >>> toyota's continuing problems and recalls is having a significant effect on the opinions of u.s. car owners. according to a survey by the associated press, more americans believe u.s. automakers produce better cars than their asian counterparts. this reverses a long-standing trend. in 2006, 46% of those surveyed believed the best vehicles were made in asia, while just 25% preferred american vehicles. >>> in wjz healthwatch, how a woman's weight gain affects her risk of breast cancer. which a woman's body mass increase in middle age, it nearly doubles her risk of breast cancer. the cause may be linked to estrogen, produced in the extra body fat. >>> also in healthwatch, children with asthma who live and play in high-traffic areas have substantially more emergency room visits than other children with asthma. the 11-year study determined ozone was a main cause. along with pollution, caused by automobiles. >>> this year is part of wjz's continuing community commitment. wjz is a proud sponsor of r
CNBC
Apr 13, 2010 9:00am EDT
for toyota, which obviously owns luxury carmaker lexus. consumer reports issuing a rare don't buy recommendation for the 2010 gx 460 suv this is due to a risk of rollovers. first on cnbc, we have rick paul for "consumer reports." good to have you with us. how rare is this? >> excuse me? >> how rare is it to say, don't buy? >> we have not issued a warning for consumers not to buy a vehicle because of a safety risk since 2001. it is pretty rare. >> when did you make this decision and did you feel any pressure because consumer reports has been so consistently positive on toyotas deer toyotae braking issue. did you feel you needed to come on hard? >> no, this is something we found in one of our routine handling tests. in the test, when the gx 460 is pushed to its limits, the rear end swings out wide until the vehicle is almost sideways. if this was to happen in a real world situation, it could lead to a rollover. >> so don't buy it? >> we're telling people not it buy it until that is fixed. >> i'm no automotive engineer and perhaps neither are you, but perhaps you are, how do you fix
HLN
Apr 1, 2010 6:00am EDT
know. it's the volkswagen polo, so who it beat or what it beat is the toyota prius, the mercedes e class and winner for world performance car, so that's probably performance car, it's the audi rv-10. that's probably if you were on a racetrack or really into feeling not necessarily the value. best green car, volkswagen's passat and the polo. i'll try to get more on exactly what they're looking for there. >>> you probably know if you go to a drive-through, you can get a big mac, a coffee, you can get a beer if you're so inclined. what about driving up to a walmart and getting a coffee pot or power tools. some big-name retailers are trying out drive-throughs because they tried it in things like the brew through in north carolina. let me tell you, that had robin giggling this morning. pictures like that. but now there are stores like sears and walmart that are testing out the idea. that's in this morning's "chicago tribune" and that's because they're trying to make it easy on you so if you want to pull up and order your vacuum, maybe you don't want to go in the store and look at all of
NBC
Apr 14, 2010 7:00am EDT
. >>> plus another major blow for toyota. the automakers says it will now stop selling one of its popular electric sh lexus models after "consumer reports" gave it a rare "don't buy" rating. >>> and we'll unveil the lineup for our summer concert series. trust us, it is a really good list. >>> but let's begin with serious news. a strong earthquake in qinghai, china. >> reporter: good morning, meredith. the quake struck a predominantly tibeten corner in western china known for its landscape and poverty and extremely remote location. the first quake struck at 7:49 in the morning just as people in the town were getting ready for the day. registering 6.9, the earthquake drove residents out on to the street as their homes toppled over. six aftershocks followed in quick succession in the next three hours. the main quake was centered on the tibetan plateau, an average of 12,000 feet above sea level in mountains dividing qinghai province in western china from the tibet autonomous region. a poor and remote area, the county near the epicenter had nearly 9,000 people mainly herders and farmers. it is
CNBC
Apr 12, 2010 6:00am EDT
. they actually give 18% of the money to the cubs, but the cubs wanted to put up this toyota sign, this big toyota sign and the rooftop owners wouldn't have anything to do with it. of course i have to have some props this morning. that includes the little nachos in a big helmet. the cubs doing their part to promote obesity in this country. right here you have the full nachos in here in the real helmet and the bison -- don't know if they're going to take it but the bison hot dog for $5.50 by tom rickets' ranch, the new owner of the cubs in wyoming. let me take a quick bite because it's required. okay. very lean like bison. it has more omega 3s than salmon and the leanest of the meats. >> does it taste like a hot dog? >> reporter: yeah, it does. they've done a really nice job. and it does taste very lean and good. throughout the day we'll be here and have the new owner of the cubs tom rickets. do i have mustard on me? tom rickets on squawk on the street. he'll talk about the whole business and how the $845 million business -- that bet will pay off. >> did i hear you correctly? you said they've redon
CNBC
Apr 21, 2010 6:00am EDT
in 2006, it was asian autos that won 46 to 29. 15% of those polled says toyota makes the best cars, down from 25% a year ago. >> did they mention versus european cars? they didn't mention versus european cars. it was asian cars. toyota, kia and things like that, yeah, but not including probably beamers or mercedes. i guess people still think -- >> porsche. doesn't porsche come in on top of satisfaction? >> just tell me to shut up. >> he deserves it. he wasn't here. he doesn't even know what you're talking about. because i said porsche is an italian company. >> now i can't hear this. we're just talking about my windmill, too. >> yeah, your windmill car and that football oblong -- >> anyway, the recession changed the playing field for fixed nl income investors. joining us flower is marilyn kohn. marilyn, thanks for joining us this morning. >> thank you. >> it is a new landscape and bonds are garnering a lot of attention right now. how did things change when things fell apart? >> things have changed dramatically. the fixed income market has been unbelievably embraced by baby boomers that sa
CNBC
Apr 22, 2010 9:00am EDT
. eurozone debt, strains and rising trade protectionism. >>> and the hits just keep on coming for toyota. moody's investors service lowering its long-term debt rating for the world's largest automaker. the firm predicts low profit levels for toyota. they cannot buy a break lately. >> no. >>> and as we wait on the latest read in the housing market with existing home sales due at the top of the hour, which is obviously in about five minutes, a glimmer of good news in the apartment area. u.s. apartment vacancy rates have stopped rising. rents have seen a modest increase in the first quarter. joining us to talk about how the markets will react to that, rod petrick with stifel nicolaus, also a real estate analyst. rod, interesting, some, you know, a hedge fund manager was on the show the other day saying apartments are the way to go because as the markets recover, people forced to live at home or with extended family, they're going to go out and rent before they buy. so, this would be consistent with overall economic improvement, wouldn't it? >> absolutely. occupancies are already high with t
FOX News
Apr 5, 2010 9:00am EDT
% respectfully. and, buyers are looking past toyota's issues and march sales of tundra jumped 94%, to 11,000 trucks. toyota had a huge month. bill: everybody is watching augusta, georgia as america watches tiger woods reenter the golf world, but not before answering questions to reporters at 2:00 p.m. eastern and what does the world's greatest golfer have to say or not say, the author of "the practice of public relations" and a pr image consultant joins us now, boy oh, boy he needs you. >> this is a big day for him. juliet: how would you rate his performance as far as pr goes. >> lousy. awful. juliet: bad. >> because he's surrounded by psychofans, people who have been with him and he's a control freak, as everybody says and he wants to be around people who will tell him what he wants to hear and ari fleisher is a good guy and he got rid of him and he called this and now has to speak up. juliet: you have points i want to you get to, you say there is basically a 6-point plan, for how he should deal with things from now on. >> what i would counsel him to do, first thing, he has to confront
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